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African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Irish Maiden'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Irish Maiden
Hybridized by S. Sorano
Registered or introduced: 10/21/89
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Size/Type:

Standard

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Flower Characteristics:

Double

Star

Ruffled (frilled or wavy)

Leaf Shape/Type:

Ruffled

Leaf Texture:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:

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Other details:

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Suitable for growing in containers

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation:

May be propagated by cuttings (leaf, sucker, or bloom stalk)

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Ellerbe, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Aug 23, 2007, Snowrose from Frederick, MD (Zone 6b) wrote:

Irish Maiden (7209) 10/21/1989 (S. Sorano) Double white and green ruffled star. Medium green, ruffled. Standard